Category Archives: PERSONAL FINANCES

Estate Planning Is for Everyone

“Plans are nothing; planning is everything.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower Estate planning is often thought of having to do only with protecting your assets from future taxation and something that only people of a certain level of wealth do. However, … Continue reading

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What to Do With $100,000

What’s the Best Use of a Windfall or Lump Sum of Money? Kim D. H. Butler and host Todd Strobel discuss an article in Money Magazine, “13 Things to Do with $100k.” Should you remodel your home? Buy a franchise? … Continue reading

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Financial Literacy Test: Part 2

Back to School: What Can We Learn from Financial Literacy Tests? Kim Butler and Todd Strobel stay after class to finish their test. Questions about Financial Literacy are asked, answered, and discussed as Kim and Todd go through the last … Continue reading

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Financial Literacy Test: Part 1

How Literate are Financial Literacy Tests? How financially literate are students? Kim Butler and Todd Strobel head back to high school to take a test. Questions about Financial Literacy are asked, answered, and discussed, as well as why a few … Continue reading

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Kick-Start the Savings Habit

“As important as I think (saving) is, national savings has always been relegated to the B list of economic measures.”  Edward M. Gramlich, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve from 1997 – 2005 Believe it or not, there was … Continue reading

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The Financial Adviser Feud

What kind of financial adviser is right for you? In this episode of the Prosperity Podcast, “No BS Money Guy,” Todd Strobel and best-selling financial author, Kim D. H. Butler talk about the different types of financial advisers that exist … Continue reading

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Is It Time to Get Out of the Stock Market?

“Know when to hold ’em, know when to fold ’em; know when to walk away; know when to run.” – Kenny Rogers, “The Gambler” If you’re invested in the stock market, is it time to take your money and run? … Continue reading

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